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Jun 23, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

TCM to salute Ruby Dee

TCM will present "Edge of the City" at 4:15 p.m. June 28 and follow it with "A Raisin in the Sun" at 5:45 p.m. "Edge of the City," a 1957 drama about two longshoremen , was the first film directed by Martin Ritt .

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Jun 23, 2014 | Ohio.com

Movie notes: Burlesque in Cleveland, Ruby Dee double feature, "Cooler" reminder

ICYMI, "The Cooler Bandits" -- about a group of local young men, their criimnal acts and the way the justice system treated them -- will be shown again in the main Akron-Summit County Public Library at 1 and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flashback: Remembering Ruby Dee

Earlier this week, legendary actresses of stage and screen, Ruby Dee died at the age of 91. According to sources, the actress was at her home in New Rochelle, NY, surrounded by family members when she passed away.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Jungle Fever, Drama Movies, Do the Right Thing, Comedy Movies, A Raisin in the Sun, Film Noir, Decoration Day, Ruby Dee

Thu Jun 12, 2014

CBS News

Ruby Dee 1922-2014

Ruby Dee, the African-American actress who was cherished for her performances on Broadway and on screen, and was an indefatigable fighter against injustice in the U.S. and abroad, died Wed., June 11, 2014, at her home in New Rochelle, N.Y. She was 91. Dee's long career earned her an Emmy, a Grammy, two Screen Actors Guild awards, the NAACP Image ... (more)

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R. I. P. Ruby Dee

Oscar-nominated stage and screen actress Ruby Dee died Wednesday at her home in New York.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Jungle Fever, Drama Movies, Do the Right Thing, Comedy Movies, A Raisin in the Sun, Stephen King's The Stand, Film Noir, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, The Jackie Robinson Story, Biography Movies

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Directed by Martin Ritt

Starring John Cassavetes and Sidney Poitier

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